blue note definition

  • noun:
    • songs A flatted note, especially the third or 7th note of a scale, as opposed to an expected major interval.
    • Notes added to the major scale for expressive high quality in jazz and blues songs, particularly the flatted 3rd, fifth and 7th.
    • a flattened 3rd or 7th

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